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Sometimes you read about something on the internet and think, “that’s for sure not true.” Most of the time you’d be right, but not today.

Here are 43 absolutely true facts that sound like total BS.


43. (N)Ice-Land

1 out of every 10 Icelanders will publish a book in their lifetime. Do you even write, bro?

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42. Writanic

14 years before the tragic sinking of the Titanic, a novel was written about the largest ship the world had seen called Titan, which was sunk by an iceberg.

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41. Ei-ffel For It

A French conman “sold” the Eiffel tower to a scrap metal dealer, and ran off to Austria with the money. The dealer was so embarrassed of being duped, he never reported the crime.

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40. Da Bomb

During a 1958 a practice exercise, an American jet collided with a bomber carrying a nuclear bomb. To protect the crew from detonation, the bomb was jettisoned. After several searches, the bomb was considered lost somewhere along the coast of Georgia.

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39. Hush Little Baby

Heroin used to be sold over the counter to treat children’s coughs. The good ol’ days were strange.

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38. T Is For Time

There is more time separating the existence of the T-Rex and the Stegosaurus, than there is time separating the T-Rex and present day. Like right now!

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